Privacy Policy

The GPA GCC Event, organized by the GPA GCC Chapter, is an annual gathering that brings together professionals and experts from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region to discuss and collaborate on privacy-related matters.

The event serves as a platform for privacy professionals, data protection authorities, policymakers, and industry leaders to exchange knowledge, best practices, and insights on privacy challenges and solutions specific to the GCC region. It aims to promote awareness, education, and cooperation in the field of privacy and data protection.

Through keynote speeches, panel discussions, workshops, and interactive sessions, the GPA GCC Event covers a wide range of topics such as data privacy regulations, emerging technologies, cross-border data transfers, cybersecurity, privacy by design, and the evolving landscape of privacy in the digital age.

Attendees can network with peers, engage in thought-provoking discussions, and gain valuable insights from experts in the privacy field. The event provides an opportunity to stay up-to-date with the latest developments in privacy, learn about regional initiatives, and foster collaboration among stakeholders.

By participating in the GPA GCC Event, attendees can enhance their knowledge, share experiences, and contribute to shaping privacy practices and policies in the GCC region. It is a valuable platform for professionals and organizations committed to safeguarding privacy rights and promoting responsible data handling practices.

For more information about the event, including specific dates, venue, and registration details, please visit the official website: GPA GCC Event Official Website


Privacy Policy for GPA-GCC 2023 Event Mobile App

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which GPA-GCC 2023 Event Mobile App collects, uses, maintains, and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the GPA-GCC 2023 Event Mobile App. This Privacy Policy applies to the Mobile App and all products and services offered by GPA-GCC 2023 Event Mobile App.

  1. Personal Identification Information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users register for the conference, subscribe to the newsletter, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Mobile App. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number. Users may, however, visit our Mobile App anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Mobile App related activities.

  1. Non-Personal Identification Information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Mobile App. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer, and technical information about Users’ means of connection to our Mobile App, such as the operating system, the Internet service providers utilized, and other similar information.

  1. How We Use Collected Information

GPA-GCC 2023 Event Mobile App may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To personalize user experience: We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Mobile App.
  • To improve our Mobile App: We continually strive to improve our Mobile App offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
  • To send periodic emails: We may use the email address to send Users information and updates pertaining to their conference registration, respond to their inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include conference news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
  1. How We Protect Your Information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage, and processing practices, and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information, and data stored on our Mobile App.

  1. Sharing Your Personal Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates, and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

  1. Changes to This Privacy Policy

GPA-GCC 2023 Event Mobile App has the discretion to update this Privacy Policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically and become aware of modifications

  1. Third-Party Services

We may use third-party service providers to help us operate our Mobile App and provide services to our Users. These third-party service providers have access to your personal information only to perform specific tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose. We may also use third-party advertising networks to display advertisements on our Mobile App. These advertising networks may use cookies or similar technologies to collect information about your browsing activities over time and across different websites and services to provide targeted advertisements.

  1. Cookies

Our Mobile App may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. A cookie is a small text file that our Mobile App transfers to your device’s hard drive for record-keeping purposes and to enhance User experience. Users may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies or to alert them when cookies are being sent. If they do so, some parts of the Mobile App may not function properly.

  1. Analytics

We may use third-party analytics tools, such as Google Analytics, to collect information about how Users interact with our Mobile App. These analytics tools collect information such as your IP address, device type, operating system, browser type and version, and other usage statistics. We use this information to analyze and improve our Mobile App and to provide better services and user experiences.

  1. Links to Other Websites

Our Mobile App may contain links to other websites or services that are not operated by us. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that third-party’s website or service. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every website or service you visit. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites or services.

  1. Children’s Privacy

Our Mobile App is not intended for use by children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we can delete their information from our servers.

  1. Your Consent

By using our Mobile App, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use our Mobile App. Your continued use of the Mobile App following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

  1. Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or our practices, please contact us at